|School employees get raises
September 27, 2007 at 8:22 am
The parish school board's decision to "roll up" the millage will pay off for school employees, who will all receive significant raises after the board approved the measure in last week's meeting.
|Norco woman still remembers horrific Manchac bridge collapse
September 27, 2007 at 8:19 am
Norco resident Roxanna Colon is still haunted by the day she and her stepfather survived the Manchac bridge collapse, which occurred more than 31 years ago
|J.B. Martin raises money for Leukemia
September 27, 2007 at 8:16 am
Students and teachers at J. B. Martin Middle School in Paradis recently held a "Jeans Day" to raise more than $430 for the Louisiana Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
September 27, 2007 at 8:14 am
Hazel Marie Foreman, age 77, on Sept. 19, 2007 at 8 a.m. Native of St. Charles Parish and a resident of Luling. Visitation and religious service was held on Friday, Sept. 21 at Holy Family Church in Luling. Burial was held at Restlawn Cemetery in Avondale. Survived by two sons, David and wife Jan of Boutte, and William and wife Paula Foreman of Houma; five grandchildren, one great-grandchild. Preceded in death by her husband Henson Foreman; parents Maurice and Eldia Broussard Simon; sister Euna Arceneaux. Hazel was a perishoner of Holy Family Church.
|If the president does it, it's not illegal?
September 27, 2007 at 8:13 am
Since 9/11, George W. Bush has been trampling all over the Constitution. Unfazed by public opinion, the law or Congress, Bush seems to think he can get away with anything.
|La. governor's candidate Campbell bets campaign on oil tax idea -
September 27, 2007 at 8:11 am
By DOUG SIMPSON
Associated Press Writer
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) _ In his run to become Louisiana's next governor, Foster Campbell is gambling.
|Can Dr. Hillary save us?
September 27, 2007 at 8:10 am
At this point in the presidential campaign, it appears that Sen. Hillary Clinton will be our next president. (Long pause for some expected regurgitations and other expressions of illness.)
|Alligator Festival one of the best in the state
September 27, 2007 at 8:08 am
The alligator had just been taken off the endangered species list and some members of St. Charles Rotary Club were looking for an event to raise money for charitable causes.
|Students produce own sports show
September 27, 2007 at 8:07 am
While most of their classmates are sitting in desks and counting down the time until their next break, a handful of students from both Hahnville and Destrehan are busy putting on their own TV show.
|Club using cell phones to correct vision
September 27, 2007 at 8:02 am
Because of the constant changes in cell phone technology, many users are forced to continually upgrade their phones, leaving several unused units scattered throughout St. Charles Parish.
|Ethel Schoeffner students reap the benefits of successful program
September 27, 2007 at 7:59 am
Destrehan's Ethel Schoeffner Elementary is one of five schools in St. Charles Parish that scored an exemplary rating according to the Louisiana Department of Education's accountability system for the 2006 to 2007 school year.
|Detective injured during Luling purse-snatching
September 27, 2007 at 7:58 am
St. Charles Parish Sheriff's detective Renee Kinler was injured after trying to arrest a purse snatcher.
September 20, 2007 at 9:52 pm
LULING - Vince’s Auto Parts Repair & Tire Center is hosting the 1st Annual St. Charles Parish Concert in the Park at the Westbank Bridge Park in Luling on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. featuring the music of Vince Vance.
Bring your lawn chairs, ice chests and family. Food and drinks available.
The concert is free and open to the public and is sponsored by Clayton “Snookie” Faucheux.
|Fan of the Week
September 20, 2007 at 10:23 am
Along with the beginning of prep football season, the Herald-Guide cameras are hitting both the Wildcat and Tiger sidelines hoping to capture the Fan of the Week.
|St. Charles Herald-Guide's High School Playmakers
September 20, 2007 at 10:21 am
Porter makes smooth transition to starting linebacker at DHS
Starting at linebacker for Destrehan wasn't even on Rufus Porter's radar two years ago.
|Bucs pirate Saints 31-14
September 20, 2007 at 10:17 am
After the New Orleans Saints opening night loss to the defending world champion Indianapolis Colts, the word you heard most often was “disappointing.”
|Many questions, few answers about artificial turf
September 20, 2007 at 10:16 am
Some critics of modern technology that is being used to replace natural grass with synthetic turf on athletic fields around Connecticut are calling for a moratorium until more scientific study is done.
|Destrehan, Hahnville both take game on road
September 20, 2007 at 10:12 am
Destrehan needs more consistency
The Destrehan offense exploded for 28 points in the first half of last week's 35-14 homecoming victory over Terrebonne, but the Wildcats will need to show more consistency if they hope to stay undefeated with a win at Higgins Friday night.
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• Lady Cats continue district domination, finish third at Riverside tournament
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• Luling hunter kills 10-point on northshore
Satellite Center celebrates 10 years of preparing students for real world jobs - 1282 views
Originally opened in 2005, the Satellite Center will celebrate 10 years at a special ceremony on Jan. 30. But many residents don’t fully grasp how important the center is when it comes to preparing St. Charles students for today’s work force.
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